Our moms are special but sometimes we need a little help with Mother’s Day gift ideas. Below is a gift guide for moms of various interests. When appropriate, I included a link to product reviews that I’ve written that I thought would be super for any mom. I hope that this post gives you some great Mother’s Day gift ideas for your mom this year. Spoil her!
Kids Mothers Day Craft Gift
Be sure to have your kids make mom and grandma special gifts and cards for Mother’s Day. These are the items that will be treasured and kept for years to come. I know that if I woke up to a cute set up of blocks like pictured above, I’d be so happy that I’d tell everyone what my kids (and husband) did for me for Mother’s Day. MakingFriends.com has a great listing of Mother’s Day gifts that your kids can make at various ages. Help your kids make a special shirt with fabric paint for mom, write “World’s Greatest Mom” on it and include handprints, hearts, etc. Younger children can make a photo collage of their favorite memories and put it in a frame. Older kids may want to try their hand at creating a scrapbook gift to honor their mom. For babies and young kids, stamp their handprints in plaster of paris for a keepsake that will stay little long after they’ve grown up. You also make stepping stones in a similar fashion for her garden. Places like Lowe’s and Home Depot offer Kids Workshops weekly with wooden crafts. Lowe’s is offering a free Mother’sDay Trellis Planter craft this year. Home Depot is offering a Mother’s Day kids workshop to plant a flower or mom or grandma this year.
Lowe’s Build and Grow Kids Craft Workshop
Makeover for Mom
We’ve been able to review a couple great flat irons on AkronOhioMoms.com that would be great Mother’s Day gifts for your mom, wife, grandma, etc. Sleek, smooth hair is in, give your Mom a makeover with one of these great products:
Flat Iron Experts KQC X-Heat Flat Iron
Misikko Hana Professional Flat Iron
Barbar Hair Tools 50% Off COUPON
Jewelry for Mother’s Day is always a hit
Most moms love receiving a special piece of jewelry for Mother’s Day. When it comes from a loved one on a special day, they will treasure it even more than if they bought it themselves. Here are a few different styles to choose from.
The Pretty Peacock DreamWoven Sculpture Pendant and other custom jewelry
Get 10% off with Pretty Peacock coupon code: NEWBORN in May
Macaroy Kangaroo Viva Beads Interchangeable Necklace
25 % Off All Viva Beads for Mother’s Day.
Pearl Paradise Freshwater Pearl Bracelets
Chunky Bling Interchangeable Watch Sets and Bracelets
Receive 15% off any jewelry purchase on the Chunky Bling website by using coupon code CINDY877. Valid through May 06, 2010.
Mother’s Day Kitchen Gifts
Something fun and unique in the kitchen is great for the mom that loves to cook, bake, or entertain. Don’t get your mom something she needs or something boring or it may not be well received. Something she can get out when company comes over like fancy stemware would be great. A new gadget or appliance that she will enjoy using would be a good Mother’s Day Gift. Here are a few items we’ve posted on the blog that would be good for Mother’s Day.
Flirty Aprons has matching aprons for mom and kids!
Use coupon code FA-4110 for 40% off Expires 5/12
Clothes for Mother’s Day
Ladies love new clothes for the Spring. Here are a couple options for customized clothes that tell mom that she is worth it to get something special just for her! I also saw cute I love Mom shirts in the department stores this week pictured below.
Spa gifts for Mother’s Day
Check with your local day spas for specials for Mother’s Day. You can usually get a deal on gift certificates. Moms can use the certificates whenever they want for whatever treatment they’d like. Or create your own spa basket and include super soft towels and washclothes, fuzzy slippers, plush robe, her favorite scented lotions, soaps, salts, and sprays.
Mother’s Day Flowers
It’s been a tradition for several years now in our family to buy our moms the biggest, most beautiful hanging baskets that we can find. I love searching for the most beautiful flowers for my mom. This gift last the entire summer as it blooms and reblooms. Pick a floral gift that suits your mom, fresh bouquet, planter for the deck, hanging flower basket, or artificial silk arrangement.
Mother’s Day Book
If your mom is an avid reader, get her a set of books from her favorite author or include magazines or a magazine subscription in her Mother’s Day gift. You could even make a relaxation basket with books, teas, chocolates, and a journal.
Chicken Soup for the Soul: Thanks Mom
If you have a great mother’s day gift idea that you’d like to share, please post below!
4 thoughts on “Mother’s Day Gift Ideas”
I am hoping for a pedicure for mother’s day. And actually there’s a salon “school” right down the street from us where students offer services such as pedicures, manicures, etc for a much cheaper price. If anyone is looking for a cheaper way to get these things 🙂
Great idea! How did I forget Chocolate for Mother’s Day?! I’ll email you.
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CHOCOLATE! DOVE Chocolate….Do I have your attention? Chocolate covered espresso beans, Chardonnay Wine Brittle….Chocolate martinis and chocolate mousse to name a few. Maybe have a chocolate tasting party???